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CodeSystem: natureOfAbnormalTesting

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0080 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: NatureOfAbnormalTesting
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.32

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HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying the nature of an abnormal test. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OBX segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0080 (Nature of Abnormal Testing)

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statuscodeStatus of the concept
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedcodeVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecated


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0080 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
A An age-based populationAn age-based populationAltersabhängig
N None - generic normal rangeNone - generic normal rangeGenereller Normalwert
R A race-based populationA race-based populationRasseabhängig
S A sex-based populationA sex-based populationGeschlechtsabhängig
SP SpeciesSpeciesabhängig von Spezies
B BreedBreedabhängig von Rasse oder Zucht
ST StrainStrainabhängig von Bakterienstamm


2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.